Hoosier Park and Indiana Grand to Host Annual Casino New Year’s Eve Celebrations

The countdown to New Year’s Eve 2018 is on at Centaur Gaming’s two premier entertainment destinations, Hoosier Park Racing & Casino in Anderson and Indiana Grand Racing & Casino in Shelbyville. Guests are invited to ring in the New Year with free admission, free entertainment, free party favors, free parking, and holiday food and drink specials. Hoosier Park’s magic-themed New Year’s Eve party will take place throughout the day and evening on December 31, and Indiana Grand’s celebration will take guests back to the eighties with a retro-themed party over the course of the evening.

Hoosier Park Racing & Casino’s Magic – NYE 2018 will be highlighted by live entertainment, cash giveaways, fortune telling, and holiday dining specials. The day’s festivities will begin with a special $24.95 holiday brunch at Prime Harvest Buffet from 10:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The meal includes live entertainment, party favors, and a complimentary glass of champagne.

Hoosier Park’s evening entertainment includes three free performances by The Devonshires in The Terrace Showroom at 8:30 p.m., 10:00 p.m., and 11:30 p.m. Magician and comedian Rusty Ammerman will perform two free shows in The Terrace Showroom at 9:30 p.m. and 11:00 p.m. Hoosier Park’s event will also feature roaming magicians, psychic readings, and $500 cash drawings every hour from Noon on Dec. 31 to Noon on Jan. 1.

Guests wishing to get married or renew their vows on New Year’s Eve can make reservations for Hoosier Park’s Magical Moments Chapel of Love by calling (800) 526-7223 in advance.

New Year’s Eve dining packages are available in the Homestretch Clubhouse, Homestretch Steakhouse and Prime Harvest Buffet. Reservations can be made by calling (800) 526-7223. On New Year’s Day, Hoosier Park will offer a special holiday-themed brunch at the Prime Harvest Buffet from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. for just $26.95.

Indiana Grand Racing & Casino’s Back to the Eighties – NYE 2018 will be highlighted by an eighties-themed casino atmosphere, free entertainment, karaoke, free party favors, holiday food specials, and a live broadcast by WISH-TV 8 Indianapolis starting at 11:30 p.m.

The celebration at Indiana Grand will feature live music by The Breakfast Club starting at 8:30 p.m. in the casino. Known for their tribute to the original 80’s MTV music generation, the Breakfast Club will perform hits from artists like Van Halen, Pat Benetar, Motley Crue, Bon Jovi, and more.

Rock the Casbah Karaoke Bah will take place at 9:00 p.m. in Indiana Grand’s Rock Bar, located off the casino floor and is available for any guest wishing to sing karaoke.

Indiana Grand’s New Year’s Eve dining specials will kick off with The Breakfast Club brunch at The Grand Buffet from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. for just $18.95, followed by a Hungry Like the Wolf dinner buffet from 4:00 p.m. to 11 p.m. for just $32.95. Guests wishing to take the party into the morning hours can enjoy the Ghostbusters Midnight Breakfast buffet from Midnight to 3:00 a.m. for just $8.

A Bad-to-the-Bone New Year’s Eve four-course experience is available at the award-winning Center Cut steakhouse from 4 p.m. to Midnight for just $90. Reservations are required and can be made by calling (317) 421-8261. The Winner’s Circle Brewpub & OTB will also offer special New Year’s Eve dining specials.

On New Year’s Day, Indiana Grand will feature a Manic Monday Money drawing where guests can enter to win $2,500 cash every month for an entire year. A New Year’s Day champagne brunch will also be available from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for just $19.80.

“Each and every year, we’ve been committed to throwing the Indianapolis-area’s biggest and most exciting New Year’s Eve parties,” said Jim Brown, Centaur Gaming’s President and COO. “This year is no exception. From energetic entertainment and hot gaming action to top notch dining and bar service, Hoosier Park and Indiana Grand’s New Year’s Eve celebrations truly are the very best.”